Webinar on Architecture and Urban Planning for Eco-Sustainable Cities

16th December 2020, 2pm to 4pm (GMT)

Webinar on Architecture and Urban Planning for Eco-Sustainable CitiesOverview

The webinar was intended to describe the challenges and strategies that can be necessary to implement architectural design as well as city planning based on the concepts of green architecture and sustainability in the context of massive urbanization. The examples described in the webinar corresponded to different countries and applications.

The webinar consisted of four 20-minute presentations selected among the best papers presented at our 2020 conferences and also include a 30-minute Q&A section at the end to allow attendees to make questions to the presenters.

Webinar Presentations

The programme included the following presentations:

  • "Hospital design, construction and management"
    Pilar Chias, University of Alcala, Spain

  • "The future of dwelling: rocking the house-boat"
    Camilo Cerro, American University of Sharjah, UAE

  • "Temporary transformations to access and experience sustainable city public spaces"
    Danila Longo, University of Bologna, Italy

  • "Sustainable Cities indices in Modern Architecture, A Comparative study in UAE"
    I. A. Shahid Ibrahim, University of Sharjah, UAE

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